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Modern period, c 1500 onwards

At the end of the 18th century, just 18 colleges existed in the USA. One hundred years later, there were over 450 American colleges and universities. The role of educational institutions had been utterly transformed. This title provides a fresh view of the development of American colleges. Editor(s): Geiger, Roger L. Series: Vanderbilt Issues in Higher Education S. Num Pages: 368 pages, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBT; JNMH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 29. Weight in Grams: 735.
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826513366
ISBN
9780826513366
Condition: New

€ 80.78
€ 73.30

Hardcover. Richard McKeon (1900-1985) is considered by those familiar with his work to be among the most important of all 20th-century philosophers. This work brings McKeon to the attention of contemporary philsosophers and students, whilst also putting his theories into practice. Editor(s): Garver, Eugene; Buchanan, Richard. Series: Vanderbilt Library of American Philosophy. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJ; HPCF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 29. Weight in Grams: 689.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826513403
ISBN
9780826513403
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 80.78
€ 73.30

Hardcover. Women's colleges originated in the mid-nineteenth century as a response to women's exclusion from higher education. Women's academic successes and their persistent struggles to enter men's colleges resulted in coeducation rapidly becoming the norm, however. This book details the responses of women's colleges to this wave of coeducation. Editor(s): Miller-Bernal, Leslie; Poulson, Susan L. Num Pages: 392 pages, 25 photographs, index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJP; JFSJ1; JNM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 34. Weight in Grams: 807.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826515421
ISBN
9780826515421
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 100.68
€ 90.59

Essays in this volume deal with the historical, linguistic, and ideological legacy of the Spanish Empire and its language in the New World. Editor(s): Echavez-Solano, Nelsy; Mendez, Kenya C. Dworkin Y. Series: Hispanic Issues Series. Num Pages: 346 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KL; 2ADS; 3JB; 3JD; 3JF; CFF; HBJK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 522.
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826515667
ISBN
9780826515667
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 100.68
€ 90.59

Paperback. Essays in this volume deal with the historical, linguistic, and ideological legacy of the Spanish Empire and its language in the New World. Editor(s): Echavez-Solano, Nelsy; Mendez, Kenya C. Dworkin Y. Series: Hispanic Issues Series. Num Pages: 346 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KL; 2ADS; 3JB; 3JD; 3JF; CFF; HBJK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 20. Weight in Grams: 417.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826515674
ISBN
9780826515674
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 37.67

Hardcover. Presents stories of black and white Americans, men and women, from all parts of the nation, who were public school students during the years immediately after Brown. This book provides a picture of how social change can shape the careers of an entire generation in one profession. Editor(s): Robinson, Mildred Wigfall; Bonnie, Richard J. Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJPG; JFSL3; JPVH1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 178 x 25. Weight in Grams: 680.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826516190
ISBN
9780826516190
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 50.99
€ 42.75

Contains thirteen essays that explore the Mexican point of view from the 1920s to the present in order to register often unheard voices in the complex cross-border, cross-cultural reality shared by the two nations. This collection discusses travel writing, novels, film, essays, political cartoons, and Mexican sociocultural movements. Editor(s): Egan, Linda; Long, Mary K. Num Pages: 320 pages, 16 b&w cartoons, references, index. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 1KLCM; 3JJ; DNF; JHMC; JPS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 178 x 28. Weight in Grams: 862.
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826516381
ISBN
9780826516381
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 100.68
€ 90.59

Includes essays that tease out the power of print and visual cultures, examine the impact of carnival, delve into religion and war, and study the complex histories of gender identities and disease. Editor(s): Acree, William G.; Espitia, Juan Carlos Gonzalez. Num Pages: 312 pages, 36 illustrations, index. BIC Classification: 1KL; 3JH; HBJK; HBTB; JFSL4. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 25. Weight in Grams: 590.
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826516657
ISBN
9780826516657
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 100.68
€ 90.59

Paperback. Includes essays that tease out the power of print and visual cultures, examine the impact of carnival, delve into religion and war, and study the complex histories of gender identities and disease. Editor(s): Acree, William G.; Espitia, Juan Carlos Gonzalez. Num Pages: 312 pages, 36 illustrations, index. BIC Classification: 1KL; 3JH; HBJK; HBTB; JFSL4. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826516664
ISBN
9780826516664
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 37.67

Hardcover. From postcolonial, interdisciplinary, and transnational perspectives, this collection of original essays looks at the experience of Spain's empire in the Atlantic and the Pacific and its cultural production. "Hispanic Issues Series"Nicholas Spadaccini, Editor-in-Chief "Hispanic Issues Online"hispanicissues.umn.edu/online_main.html Editor(s): Arias, Santa; Marrero-Fente, Raul. Series: Hispanic Issues Series. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JB; HBJD; HBTQ; HRAX; LAQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 28. Weight in Grams: 590.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826519566
ISBN
9780826519566
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 100.68
€ 90.59

Paperback. From postcolonial, interdisciplinary, and transnational perspectives, this collection of original essays looks at the experience of Spain's empire in the Atlantic and the Pacific and its cultural production. "Hispanic Issues Series"Nicholas Spadaccini, Editor-in-Chief "Hispanic Issues Online"hispanicissues.umn.edu/online_main.html Editor(s): Arias, Santa; Marrero-Fente, Raul. Series: Hispanic Issues Series. Num Pages: 320 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JB; HBJD; HBTQ; HRAX; LAQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 476.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826519573
ISBN
9780826519573
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 37.67

Paperback. What it meant to be Mediterranean in medieval and early modern Iberia Editor(s): Hamilton, Michelle M.; Silleras-Fernandez, Nuria. Series: Hispanic Issues. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1DS; 3H; 3JB; HBJD; HBLC1; HBLH; JFSR1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 28. Weight in Grams: 499.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Vanderbilt University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826520302
ISBN
9780826520302
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 37.67

Paperback. Gunner in Lee's Army: The Civil War Letters of Thomas Henry Carter Series: Civil War America. Num Pages: 392 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; BJ; HBWJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 22. Weight in Grams: 544.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
The University of North Carolina Press United States
Number of pages
392
Condition
New
SKU
V9781469618746
ISBN
9781469618746
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 54.96
€ 50.93

Paperback. In 1957, President Dwight D Eisenhower and Arkansas governor Orval Faubus viewed the desegregation of Little Rock Central High through very different lenses. This book helps readers understand how this local, southern conflict became a national and international cause. Editor(s): Lewis, Catherine M.; Lewis, J. Richard. Num Pages: 270 pages, 15 photographs & illustrations, index. BIC Classification: 1KBBSR; 3JJPG; JFFJ; JFSL; JNS; JPVH1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 417.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
University of Arkansas Press
Edition
annotated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781557288578
ISBN
9781557288578
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 30.41

Paperback. An anthology that charts the development of this influential journal decade by decade, making clear that although it has close ties to a particular region, it has consistently maintained a national scope, publishing poets from all over the United States. It features 183 poems by nearly as many poets. Editor(s): Smith, James. Num Pages: 380 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JJP; 3JM; DCQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 140 x 28. Weight in Grams: 572.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
University of Arkansas Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781557288936
ISBN
9781557288936
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.99
€ 32.42

Hardcover. With a legendary beginning as a printing press floated up the Arkansas River in 1819, the "Arkansas Gazette" is inextricably linked with the state's history, reporting on every major Arkansas event until the paper's demise in 1991 after a long, bitter, and very public newspaper war. This title provides a remembrance of this great newspaper. Editor(s): Reed, Roy. Num Pages: 378 pages, 8 photographs, index. BIC Classification: 1KBBSR; 3JH; 3JJ; HBT; KNTJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 33. Weight in Grams: 635.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
University of Arkansas Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781557288998
ISBN
9781557288998
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 50.28
€ 35.74

Paperback. Chronicles media's role in shaping American life during the tumultuous nineteenth century by focusing specifically on the presentation of race and gender in the newspapers and magazines of the time. This book examines the ways in which American women were portrayed in the national media as they assumed a greater role in public and private life. Editor(s): Sachsman, David B.; Rushing, S. Kittrell; Morris, Roy. Num Pages: 330 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; JFD; JFSJ; JFSL; KNTJ. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 590.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Purdue University Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781557535085
ISBN
9781557535085
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 37.99
€ 32.61

Hardcover. Editor(s): Fain, John N; Carmichael, Professor Peter S. Series: Voices of the Civil War. Num Pages: 432 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBBS; 3JH; BG; HBJK; HBWJ; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 164 x 34. Weight in Grams: 789.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Univ Tennessee Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781572333130
ISBN
9781572333130
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 52.62
€ 48.86

Hardcover. Editor(s): Brasseaux, Carl; Mooney, Katherine. Num Pages: 312 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; 3JH; HBJK; HBLL; HBWJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 522.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Univ Tennessee Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781572338593
ISBN
9781572338593
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 52.99
€ 44.79

Hardcover. An unprecedented scholarly effort surveying the very important, but neglected role of and consequences for the Ottoman state of World War I Editor(s): Yavuz, M. Hakan; Ahmad, Feroz. Num Pages: 1500 pages, 3 illustrations, 9 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDT; 3JJF; HBJF1; HBLW; HBWN; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 61. Weight in Grams: 825.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
University of Utah Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9781607814610
ISBN
9781607814610
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 94.83
€ 85.03

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